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Equipment Operator - $ Sign on Bonus Eligible $

Company: Disability Solutions
Location: Braintree
Posted on: April 3, 2024

Job Description:

Who we areFor more than 40 years, Covanta has been at the forefront of sustainable materials management, providing companies and communities world-class waste and resource solutions.Through our diverse and scalable full-service capabilities, we're leading the charge to a carbon-negative future-reducing, reusing, recycling and reimagining waste for the benefit of both people and planet.Our differentiator comes from our vast ecosystem of technology, facilities, and partnerships, trusted by the world's largest organizations to solve their most pressing environmental challenges, and achieve their most ambitious environmental, social, and governance (ESG) goals.All that we're missing is you. Join us today!!Our valuesDiversity, inclusivity, engagement-these are the values that help us foster a strong sense of community within Covanta. By embracing the unique talents, perspectives, and experiences of our employees, we cultivate an environment that embraces teamwork, encourages open dialogue, and provides opportunities for growth.About the role$ Sign on Bonus Eligible $Covanta is seeking an Equipment Operator to join the team! The successful candidate will be responsible for building and yard maintenance while securing the certifications needed to operate Covanta's heavy equipment at the site.POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Equipment Operation - Ability and willingness to learn and become proficient in the operation of a loader for consolidating dumped refuse on the tipping floor, an excavator with trash grapple for loading outbound trucks, a forklift for material handling and a skid steer for yard sweeping and misc. tasks (50%)
  • Exterior site maintenance and improvement - litter collection, painting, snow removal and ice prevention (30%)
  • Traffic Control for incoming/outgoing traffic as needed (10%)
  • Provide assistance to mechanic on equipment repairs requiring additional help (5%)
  • Additional Duties as assigned by Transfer Station Manager (5%)JOB REQUIREMENTS
    • High School Diploma or equivalent
    • A minimum of 1 year experience operating heavy equipment in a site regulated by OSHA
    • Valid Driver's License
    • Must have Massachusetts State 2A Hydraulics license
    • Good communication and customer relations skills
    • Good mechanical aptitude
    • Ability to operate (or willingness to learn) equipment such as a loader, excavator, forklift, skid steer or similar equipment
    • Ability to work with hand and power tools
    • Ability to lift fifty (50) pounds
    • Ability to kneel, crawl, stoop, bend or twist for extended periods of time
    • Ability to walk and/or stand and/or sit for extended periods of time
    • Ability to walk on elevated platforms or scaffolding
    • Ability to work outside and in the elements under all weather conditionsOTHER KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS
      • Exercise Independent Judgment
      • Engage in Problem Solving
      • Be a Team player
      • Possess Strong Interpersonal Skills
      • Exhibit Initiative
      • Abide by all Safety guidelines
      • Be AdaptableThis job offers an exciting opportunity with a very competitive Total Rewards package that includes:
        • A competitive Base Salary
        • Great benefits including PTO, health insurance, Retirement Savings Plan and 401K matchOur DEI commitmentCovanta is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.EOE AA M/F/Protected Veteran Status/Disability EEO is the Law Poster (The poster can be found at ). Level, Title and/or Salary may be adjusted based on the applicant's experience or skills.If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to access job openings or apply for a job on this site as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by contacting us at

Keywords: Disability Solutions, Boston , Equipment Operator - $ Sign on Bonus Eligible $, Other , Braintree, Massachusetts

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